Skater Medvedev will miss the world Cup due to injury

Two-time silver medalist of the Olympic Games-2018 in figure skating Evgeny Medvedev is forced to miss the upcoming world Cup. The reason was an injury that was aggravated after the performance in Pyeongchang.

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On 19 March in Milan starts the world championship on figure skating. In the Russian team he had to go to Evgeny Medvedev, however, a state of health of the athlete would not allow her to play in Italy.

As reported on the official website of the Federation of figure skating of Russia, due to injury of the right foot Medvedev in December 2017 missed two starts: the Grand Prix final and the championship of Russia. Rehabilitation allowed her to speak at the European Championships in January, where she took second place.

After that, Eugene made for the Olympics-2018 in Pyeongchang, however, as noted, there she was also forced to deal with pain. However, at the main start of four years, she won two silver medals in team skating and single.

After that, the injury worsened and now she will have to miss the world Cup, not otherwise excluded surgical intervention. Recovery time will be from 4 to 8 weeks, and the skater it is necessary to reduce the load.

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